Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 55 83
Rank change year-on-year +15 +28 -61
Contract jobs citing Web Services 48 37 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.45% 4.13% 3.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.44% 12.98% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 66
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £410 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.74% +11.76% +41.67%
10th Percentile £347 £300 £279
90th Percentile £566 £550 £503
North East median daily rate £413 £463 £425
% change year-on-year -10.81% +8.82% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 292 285 696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 33.18% 31.84% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 183 468
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £296 £300 £275
90th Percentile £550 £519 £500
North East median daily rate £407 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +8.53% +7.14% -10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 22
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.22% +59.29% +70.31%
10th Percentile £28.58 £16.50 £26.60
90th Percentile £45.33 £47.76 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -17.22% +60.71% +73.27%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 42 £413 -13.16% 17
Sunderland +2 6 £407 +48.00% 2
Web Services
North East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) Java
3 20 (41.67%) XML
4 17 (35.42%) Scrum
4 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
5 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 15 (31.25%) SQL
6 15 (31.25%) SOAP
7 14 (29.17%) Spring
8 13 (27.08%) CSS
8 13 (27.08%) HTML
8 13 (27.08%) BDD
9 12 (25.00%) RESTful
9 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 12 (25.00%) Oracle
9 12 (25.00%) JSON
10 11 (22.92%) TDD
10 11 (22.92%) REST
10 11 (22.92%) Microservices
10 11 (22.92%) Kanban
10 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
11 10 (20.83%) JIRA
12 9 (18.75%) Web Development
12 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
12 9 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (16.67%) User Stories
13 8 (16.67%) JUnit

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 3 (6.25%) Confluence
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Liferay
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Maximo
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.42%) PaaS
3 4 (8.33%) IaaS
4 3 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.25%) BrowserStack
4 3 (6.25%) GitHub
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.17%) SaaS
5 2 (4.17%) Serverless
6 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.08%) Boomi
6 1 (2.08%) Force.com
6 1 (2.08%) Office 365
6 1 (2.08%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) LAN
1 2 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.08%) FTP
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) Skype
2 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) Big Data
4 2 (4.17%) DB2
4 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.08%) SQLite
5 1 (2.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (20.83%) JIRA
4 8 (16.67%) JUnit
5 7 (14.58%) Maven
5 7 (14.58%) Selenium
6 5 (10.42%) GitLab
6 5 (10.42%) Gradle
7 4 (8.33%) Subversion
8 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.25%) FindBugs
8 3 (6.25%) Mockito
9 2 (4.17%) Bitbucket
9 2 (4.17%) DbUnit
9 2 (4.17%) Gerrit
9 2 (4.17%) jMock
9 2 (4.17%) SonarQube
10 1 (2.08%) Geb
10 1 (2.08%) Rational Team Concert
10 1 (2.08%) Spock
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) XML
2 15 (31.25%) SOAP
3 14 (29.17%) Spring
4 13 (27.08%) CSS
4 13 (27.08%) HTML
5 12 (25.00%) JSON
5 12 (25.00%) RESTful
6 11 (22.92%) REST
7 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
8 7 (14.58%) XSLT
9 6 (12.50%) J2EE
9 6 (12.50%) jQuery
10 4 (8.33%) HTML5
10 4 (8.33%) XSD
11 3 (6.25%) .NET
11 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
11 3 (6.25%) Spring MVC
12 2 (4.17%) JPA
12 2 (4.17%) PowerMock
12 2 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) User Experience
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) Scrum
3 13 (27.08%) BDD
4 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (22.92%) Kanban
4 11 (22.92%) Microservices
4 11 (22.92%) TDD
5 9 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (18.75%) Web Development
6 8 (16.67%) User Stories
7 7 (14.58%) DevOps
7 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.50%) SOA
8 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.42%) Coaching
10 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.33%) Migration
10 4 (8.33%) Service Management
10 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (10.42%) Java 8
4 5 (10.42%) Python
5 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.25%) C#
5 3 (6.25%) XPath
6 2 (4.17%) Groovy
6 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.17%) XQuery
7 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.08%) Korn
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) APMG
3 2 (4.17%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.08%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Terraform
2 3 (6.25%) Ansible
2 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.25%) Puppet
3 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.08%) HP ALM
4 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) BT
3 2 (4.17%) Citrix
3 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Dell
4 1 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) OpenText
4 1 (2.08%) Perforce
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.08%) Siebel
4 1 (2.08%) Solace